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Fotospeed Argyrotype Kit

Fotospeed Argyrotype Kit
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Price:  £42.00(Inc. 20% VAT)

Part Number:  FS08410
Brand:  Fotospeed




Argyrotype takes the photographer back to first principals - using a silver based sensitising solution which is coated onto a quality art paper. Exposure by natural sunlight (a UV light source may be used as an alternative. We have found that even on a cloudy day the best exposures are made using natural daylight) development in water and fixation using a simple hypo solution. Argyrotype prints are brown and warm toned giving good contrast and midtone definition. Being silver based they can then be toned and dyed as they would have been in the early days. All images are made by the contact system, where the image depends on a negative of the appropriate size. 

The Kit comes with EVERYTHING needed to make Argyrotypes.

5 sheets 8x10" Fabriano5 HP paper
5 sheets 8x10" Digital contact film
2ml syringe 50ml bottle of Argyrotype sensitiser
2 coating rods - 1 x 4", 1 x 7"
140gms of Hypo Crystals
Protective gloves
Full detailed instructions for use

Most chemical items are only available to be sent via courier.

Due to the content of some chemicals they cannot be shipped outside the UK.

Please contact us via the contact form or call us on +44(0)1636-823922 for details.

Additional information on chemicals can be found on manufacturers website.

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